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How much does it cost to have a water pump replaced

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How much does it cost to have a water pump replaced
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 5 years ago.

tims auto repair :

hi

Customer:

Hello Tim

tims auto repair :

this will take arount 4hrs

tims auto repair :

the pump will cost around $169 at the dealer

Customer:

ok for about how much? Will I come out cheaper buying my own parts?

tims auto repair :

yes

Customer:

I received a quote today from Advanced Auto for 59.99 for the pump and gasket

tims auto repair :

you can get the pump for around $60+/- at auto zone or your local partsstore

tims auto repair :

and,an independent mechanic will charge much kless than a dealer

tims auto repair :

a dealer may charge $90+/- per hour

Customer:

ok I asked my neighbor to do it tomorrow and he said he would do it. He works at Midas but will do it independently

tims auto repair :

an independent around $30 per hour

tims auto repair :

thats great

tims auto repair :

that will save you plenty

Customer:

ok thats a better price

Customer:

I appreciate your help Tim

Customer:

You wouldnt happen to be in SC would you? lol

tims auto repair :

you are very welcome

tims auto repair :

Please ACCEPT my answer so I can get credit for my work.i don't receive commission unless you do ..I'm not always going to be giving you good news,so please don't let this stand in the way of you accepting my answer.it does not cost you more money.we will still be able to communicate.. Bonuses and positive feedback are appreciated!if you are not satisfied with my answer,please do not leave bad feed back,i will gladly opt out and let another expert handle the question.if i have sent any diagrams,please print them.they will only stay on here for an hour or so.PLEASE ASK IF YOU NEED MORE HELP

tims auto repair :

no,,but close

tims auto repair :

tenn.

tims auto repair :

lol

Customer:

oh ok lol Have a great night bruh

tims auto repair :

you also

tims auto repair :

thanks for using justanswer

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